With the arrival of N'Golo Kante, there was uncertainty looming large over Mikel's role in the squad which has now been redefined by Conte
John Obi Mikel believes that the atmosphere in the Chelsea camp has improved following Jose Mourinho’s sacking.
The 3-1 loss against Liverpool capped off a horrible week for the Blues, as their defeat to West Ham United the previous weekend was succeeded by an exit from the Capital One Cup in midweek to Stoke City. But even with Jose Mourinho’s reign at Stamford Bridge looking as uncertain as ever, midfielder John Obi Mikel has backed the Portuguese to lift Chelsea FC from its current plight. Jose Mourinho signed a new deal deal in August that would keep him on the Chelsea hot-seat until 2019, after he guided the Blues to a domestic double last season. However, with just 11 points in 11 games so far this term, Chelsea are wilting in 15th position as Mourinho’s future at the Bridge remains the talking point. But although Chelsea are finding it difficult to win a football match, the effort is there for everyone to be seen. And amidst all the ruckus, John Obi Mikel has dismissed reports about any player […]
The Nigerian international is set to add to the 339 official appearances he has made for Chelsea FC since joining the club in 2006, after confirming that he will stay with the Stamford Bridge outfit till the end of his contract
The 28-year-old has been linked with a move away from Chelsea FC this summer after falling down the pecking order over the past couple of seasons at Stamford Bridge, but is reportedly set to stay at the club despite foreign interest this summer
The Nigerian international has been linked with a move away from Stamford Bridge this summer, and Turkish Super Lig club Fenerbahce are reportedly interested in the 28-year-old Chelsea FC midfielder
Asamoah Gyan has confirmed that John Obi Mikel has agreed terms with Al Ain, but according to Sky Sports, the Chelsea FC midfielder has been told that he won’t be sold.
There is no individual in Chelsea’s squad that divides fan opinion quite like John Obi Mikel. While some consider him a valuable member of the Blues’ first-team squad, others wouldn’t be too sorry to see him go, sooner rather than later. Many are torn between the two conflicting viewpoints
Chelsea FC midfielder John Obi Mikel is close to joining Inter Milan in the summer as the London club head towards an end-of-season clear-out.
Chelsea's star forward Fernando Torres writes home to his mom about his experiences at the club this season.